Football managers with most trophies in football history

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Niladri Biswas
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Football is incomplete without the managers and their tactics. Their involvement in the game has developed the sport more and more, which introduced new playing styles and more different tactics. Legendary managers like Sir Alex Ferguson are considered as one of the most successful managers in football. Moreover, there are more successful football managers with the most trophies in football history.

So let us have a look at the Football managers with most trophies in football history:

#8. Jose Mourinho (Portugal) - 23 Titles

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Jose Mourinho. Photo- Sporting News

One of the most genius tacticians Jose Mourinho has amassed a large number of trophies throughout his career. The Portuguese manager took charge of Porto, Chelsea, Manchester United, Real Madrid, and Inter Milan. He tallied his trophies count to 23 titles. Currently, he's serving as the manager of AC Milan and is expected to get his hands on silverware soon.

#7. Ottmar Hitzfeld (Germany) - 25 titles

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Ottmar Hitzfeld. Photo- Sky Sports

One of the most successful German managers Ottmar Hitzfeld has formed a fortune for himself when it comes to winning trophies. He started his managerial career back in Switzerland, but it was the Bundesliga in Germany where he flourished his career. Hitzfeld was the manager of great teams like Bayern Munich and Borussia Dortmund where he won the Bundesliga 7 times and the UEFA Champions League twice for both clubs.

#6. Luiz Felipe Scolari (Brazil) - 26 titles

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Luiz Felipe Scolari. Photo- CNN

Football fans around the world may remember Scolari for his humiliating 7-1 defeat in the hands of Germany in the 2014 World Cup Semi-Final. But keeping this dark memory behind, Scolari has been a phenomenal most successful run came for teams like Palmeira, Gremio, and the Brazil national football team. The 70-year-old has won 26 trophies, including a FIFA World Cup with Brazil.

#5. Jock Stein (Scotland) - 26 titles

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Jock Stein. Photo - Twitter

A legendary Scottish manager, Stein was very successful during his time with the Scottish giants Celtic. Surprisingly he won all of his 26 trophies during his 13 years with the same club. He also managed teams like Leeds United and the Scotland national football team. Jock sadly passed away in 1985.

#4. Valeriy Lobanovskyi (Ukraine) - 29 titles

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Valeriy Lobanovskyi. Photo - Engelsberg Ideas

Another legendary manager, Valeriy Lobanovskyi filled his cabinet with 29 trophies. The Ukrainian legend is popularly known as the creator of the 'False 9' position and the style of 'Total Football'. He has managed only one team and that is Dynamo Kyiv and won the league 13 times.

#3. Pep Guardiola (Spain) - 31 titles

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Pep Guardiola. Photo- The Guardian

Currently, the best manager in the world of football is third on our list. The Spanish mastermind has won trophies at every team he managed. Pep Guardiola has led teams like FC Barcelona, Bayern Munich, and Manchester City to glory. Currently having 31 trophies under his name, Guardiola has many years left in his sleeves to win more trophies in the future. 

#2. Mircea Lucescu (Romania) - 34 titles

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Mircea Lucescu. Photo- Bein Sports

A very successful Romanian manager, Mircea Lucescu won 34 titles in his long glory filled career. The Romanian is still active and currently managing Dynamo Kyiv in Ukraine. He won a UEFA Super Cup in 2000 with Galatasaray by beating Real Madrid. He has also managed clubs like Shakhtar Donetsk, Besiktas, Zenit St.Petersburg, and many more throughout his career.

#1. Sir Alex Ferguson (Scotland) - 48 titles

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Alex Ferguson. Photo-90 Min

The most successful manager of all time, Sir Alex Ferguson has been an extraordinary manager who has taken Manchester United to heights. The Scottish legend took care of Manchester United for 27 years, winning an amazing 37 titles, including 13 Premier League titles and two UEFA Champions League trophies. Before joining Manchester United he was with Aberdeen in the Scottish Premiership where he won 10 titles. But he is still and will forever be remembered for his contributions to Manchester United.

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